Maxton Walker

Maxton Walker
Maxton Walker's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Guardian
Publications: Guardian

TV Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
97% Breaking Bad: Season 5 (TV, 2008-2013) Dostoevsky in the desert -- an epic tragedy. - Guardian EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2019
86% Breaking Bad: Season 1 (TV, 2008-2013) Just about the darkest, most disturbing thing ever shown on TV. What sets it apart is the fact that there's absolutely no attempt to explain why a pillar of the community suddenly lurches into a life of moral bankruptcy. - Guardian EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2019
43% Swingtown: Season 1 (TV, 2008) While this is definitely one to file under "guilty pleasures", there is some substance to Swingtown beyond its endless period detail. - Guardian EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
100% The Unit: Season 4 (TV, 2006-2009) OK, so The Unit is rightwing, jingoistic, militaristic and even rather xenophobic. But it's certainly not a crock... Despite its arguable flaws, it's gripping drama. - Guardian EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
94% Six Feet Under: Season 1 (TV, 2001-2005) The first season has a dark, Gothic, almost novelistic intensity- the sort of thing William Faulkner would have produced if he'd found himself in 21st century Hollywood. - Guardian EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2017